The median annual salary for a Server Support Engineer was £34,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 811 884 829
Rank change year-on-year +73 -55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 12 38 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.039% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.041% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 37 80
Median salary £34,250 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £28,100 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76808 93068 95575
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64249 78721 78814
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Server Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Server Support Engineer in England

Server Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +23 5 £32,500 -13.33%
London +54 3 £55,000 +29.41% 1
North West -17 3 £27,500 -6.77%
South East +54 1 £47,500 +35.71% 1
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Server Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 18 (56.25%) VMware
5 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (43.75%) Office 365
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 11 (34.38%) DHCP
8 11 (34.38%) DNS
8 11 (34.38%) MCSE
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 10 (31.25%) ITIL
9 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
10 9 (28.13%) SCCM
11 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (25.00%) Cisco
12 7 (21.88%) HP
12 7 (21.88%) Service Management
12 7 (21.88%) Java
12 7 (21.88%) MCITP
12 7 (21.88%) SCOM
12 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (21.88%) Kalman Filter

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Confluence
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (12.50%) IIS
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.38%) Apache
5 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
6 2 (6.25%) GlassFish
6 2 (6.25%) JBoss
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (43.75%) Office 365
2 6 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (18.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DHCP
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
3 3 (9.38%) SAN
4 2 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.13%) FCoE
5 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.13%) LAN
5 1 (3.13%) SSH
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.13%) VoIP
5 1 (3.13%) VPN
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 10
7 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (3.13%) Unix
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (21.88%) Service Management
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) Change Management
3 6 (18.75%) Regulatory Compliance
3 6 (18.75%) Web Filtering
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 3 (9.38%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (6.25%) DevOps
5 2 (6.25%) Load Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Data Extraction
6 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.38%) Python
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (34.38%) MCSE
3 7 (21.88%) MCITP
4 6 (18.75%) MCP
5 5 (15.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (12.50%) MCSA
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
8 1 (3.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) PCI DSS
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 3 (9.38%) VMware Server
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
3 3 (9.38%) Ansible
3 3 (9.38%) Cobbler
4 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
4 2 (6.25%) Puppet
5 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
5 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
3 8 (25.00%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) HP
5 5 (15.63%) IBM
6 4 (12.50%) Veeam
7 3 (9.38%) Juniper
7 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
8 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
8 2 (6.25%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) Avaya
9 1 (3.13%) Sage
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